The first Riverside Security and Privacy Workshop was held in the Alumni center in UCR with attendance that exceeded 70 cybersecurity experts and enthusiasts from Southern California and beyond. The workshop featured four keynote speakers: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang, Distinguished Professor from Indiana University; Dr. Xiaoning Li, the Chief Security Officer for Alibaba Cloud; Prof. Stephen Chong, from Harvard University; and Dr. Shomit Ghose, serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist. The workshop, which is intended to be held yearly, was chaired by Prof. Heng Yin, and it marks the official launch of the UCR Center for Research and Education in Cyber Security and Privacy (CRESP).